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Meta Software Engineer, Network in Topeka, Kansas


Meta is actively seeking Software Engineers to help build and scale our rapidly evolving network infrastructure. We are looking for Software Engineers with a passion for networking and aptitude for building scalable distributed systems. As a member of this small and growing team, you will be in charge of designing and implementing how we build, model, analyze and monitor Facebook’s current networks. In addition to software development, your duties may involve evaluating third party and open source software, interacting with various other Engineering teams and working with network hardware vendors. There is a wide range of areas to work on, spanning data center networking architecture (e.g., OpenFlow or similar technologies for software defined networking), software systems to configure, monitor, analyze, model, and manage our datacenter, backbone, and content delivery networks. This is a full-time position.

Required Skills:

Software Engineer, Network Responsibilities:

  1. Develop software to scale the Facebook production network

  2. Work with networking devices and protocols

  3. Integrate with other systems, evaluate third party solutions

  4. Collaborate with Network Engineering team to automate various processes, build software infrastructure for network monitoring and analysis, aid in capacity planning and architecture change analysis

Minimum Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 6+ years of experience in C/C++ and Python

  2. 6+ years experience in Systems programming, TCP/IP, HTTP/HTTPS, SPDY, DNS, and load balancers

  3. Experience with network devices (routers, switches, load balancers) and an understanding of network routing protocols

  4. Web traffic experience related to data centers and websites

  5. Experience with design and implementation of network management systems

  6. Knowledgeable with MySQL databases

  7. Understanding of the Linux operating system

  8. Experience debugging issues within custom code

  9. High aptitude and technology-agnostic approach to engineering

  10. Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, relevant technical field, or equivalent practical experience.

Public Compensation:

$172,994/year to $241,000/year + bonus + equity + benefits

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity:

Meta is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. Meta participates in the E-Verify program in certain locations, as required by law. Please note that Meta may leverage artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies in connection with applications for employment.

Meta is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at accommodations-ext@fb.com.